Posted on August 9, 2016
To support an Employment Specialist position dedicated to youth jobseekers between the ages of 18 and 24. This position will be responsible for developing and implementing Job Club, the structured job search phase which takes place upon completion of training, to directly meet the needs of youth jobseekers. The Employment Specialist will work with the young adults to develop and implement strategies which further encourage their employment success and career advancement, including deeper support in the workforce, creative incentive structures, and additional support with referrals for the TASC high school equivalency program and higher education. The HOPE Program helps individuals living in extreme poverty to achieve economic self-sufficiency through their model job readiness and job retention programs and through their training initiatives.